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From: Jan Engelhardt <jengelh@computergmbh.de>
To: "linux-os (Dick Johnson)" <linux-os@analogic.com>
Cc: Marc Perkel <mperkel@yahoo.com>, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: What does a Kernel Error 4 mean?
Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2008 16:15:09 +0100 (CET)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0803071612150.26142@fbirervta.pbzchgretzou.qr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0803071001280.23974@chaos.analogic.com>


On Mar 7 2008 10:03, linux-os (Dick Johnson) wrote:
>> On Mar 6 2008 13:59, Marc Perkel wrote:
>>>
>>> What does a Kernel Error 4 mean? I'm getting this
>>> running 64 bit Exim. Just trying to track it down and
>>> wondering what an "Error 4" is?
>>
>> Full error message please.
>
>Interrupted system call?

No, there is also

	"%s%s[%d]: segfault at %lx ip %08lx sp %08lx error %lx",

and an error code of 4 indicates PF_USER.
That is why it is *important* to provide an *exact* error message
and not just some hear-and-tell number.

  reply	other threads:[~2008-03-07 15:15 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-03-06 21:59 Marc Perkel
2008-03-06 22:07 ` Jan Engelhardt
2008-03-07 15:03   ` linux-os (Dick Johnson)
2008-03-07 15:15     ` Jan Engelhardt [this message]
2008-03-07  6:29 ` H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-10 22:30   ` Marc Perkel

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